Announcements

Northern Venture Trust PLC.


RNS Number:5828O
Northern Venture Trust PLC
22 February 2008


NORTHERN VENTURE TRUST PLC

22 FEBRUARY 2008

NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS/PERSONS DISCHARGING
MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND CONNECTED PERSONS


1. Name of the issuer 2. State whether the notification relates to (i) a
transaction notified in accordance with DTR
3.1.2 R
NORTHERN VENTURE TRUST PLC
; or

(ii) a disclosure made in

accordance with section 793 of the Companies Act
2006;

(i)


3. Name of person discharging managerial 4. State whether
notification relates to a person
responsibilities/director connected with a person discharging
managerial responsibilities/director named in 3
ROSS STEVENSON PETERS and identify the connected person

No


5. Indicate whether the notification is in 6. Description of shares
(including class),
respect of a holding of the person referred debentures or
derivatives or financial
to in 3 or 4 above or in respect of a instruments relating to shares
non-beneficial interest3
ORDINARY SHARES OF 25 PENCE

AS IN 3 ABOVE


7. Name of registered shareholders(s) and, if 8. State the nature of the
transaction
more than one, the number of shares held by
each of them

MARKET PURCHASE
Pershing Keen Nominees Limited


9. Number of shares, debentures or financial 10. Percentage of issued
class acquired (treasury
instruments relating to shares acquired shares of that class should not be taken into
account when calculating percentage)
7,500
0.02%


11. Number of shares, debentures or financial 12. Percentage of issued
class disposed (treasury
instruments relating to shares disposed shares of that class should not be taken into
account when calculating percentage)

N/A
N/A

13. Price per share or value of transaction 14. Date and place of
transaction
65.75 PENCE
21 February 2008, LONDON


15. Total holding following notification and 16. Date issuer informed of
transaction
total percentage holding following
notification (any treasury shares should 21 February 2008
not be taken into account when
calculating percentage)

50,000 ORDINARY SHARES OF 25 PENCE, 0.13%


If a person discharging managerial responsibilities has been granted options by
the issuer complete the following boxes


17. Date of grant 18. Period during which or date on which it can
be exercised


19. Total amount paid (if any) for grant of the 20. Description of shares or
debentures involved
option (class and number)


21. Exercise price (if fixed at time of grant) 22. Total number of shares
or debentures over
or indication that price is to be fixed which options held following notification
at the time of exercise


23. Any additional information 24. Name of contact and telephone number for
queries

C D MELLOR 0191 244 6012


Name and signature of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making
notification

CHRISTOPHER DAVID MELLOR

COMPANY SECRETARY

__________________________________________________________


Date of notification ____22 FEBRUARY 2008________________


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RNS Number:5828O
Northern Venture Trust PLC
22 February 2008


NORTHERN VENTURE TRUST PLC

22 FEBRUARY 2008

NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS/PERSONS DISCHARGING
MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND CONNECTED PERSONS


1. Name of the issuer 2. State whether the notification relates to (i) a
transaction notified in accordance with DTR
3.1.2 R
NORTHERN VENTURE TRUST PLC
; or

(ii) a disclosure made in

accordance with section 793 of the Companies Act
2006;

(i)


3. Name of person discharging managerial 4. State whether
notification relates to a person
responsibilities/director connected with a person discharging
managerial responsibilities/director named in 3
ROSS STEVENSON PETERS and identify the connected person

No


5. Indicate whether the notification is in 6. Description of shares
(including class),
respect of a holding of the person referred debentures or
derivatives or financial
to in 3 or 4 above or in respect of a instruments relating to shares
non-beneficial interest3
ORDINARY SHARES OF 25 PENCE

AS IN 3 ABOVE


7. Name of registered shareholders(s) and, if 8. State the nature of the
transaction
more than one, the number of shares held by
each of them

MARKET PURCHASE
Pershing Keen Nominees Limited


9. Number of shares, debentures or financial 10. Percentage of issued
class acquired (treasury
instruments relating to shares acquired shares of that class should not be taken into
account when calculating percentage)
7,500
0.02%


11. Number of shares, debentures or financial 12. Percentage of issued
class disposed (treasury
instruments relating to shares disposed shares of that class should not be taken into
account when calculating percentage)

N/A
N/A

13. Price per share or value of transaction 14. Date and place of
transaction
65.75 PENCE
21 February 2008, LONDON


15. Total holding following notification and 16. Date issuer informed of
transaction
total percentage holding following
notification (any treasury shares should 21 February 2008
not be taken into account when
calculating percentage)

50,000 ORDINARY SHARES OF 25 PENCE, 0.13%


If a person discharging managerial responsibilities has been granted options by
the issuer complete the following boxes


17. Date of grant 18. Period during which or date on which it can
be exercised


19. Total amount paid (if any) for grant of the 20. Description of shares or
debentures involved
option (class and number)


21. Exercise price (if fixed at time of grant) 22. Total number of shares
or debentures over
or indication that price is to be fixed which options held following notification
at the time of exercise


23. Any additional information 24. Name of contact and telephone number for
queries

C D MELLOR 0191 244 6012


Name and signature of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making
notification

CHRISTOPHER DAVID MELLOR

COMPANY SECRETARY

__________________________________________________________


Date of notification ____22 FEBRUARY 2008________________


This information is provided by RNS
The company news service from the London Stock Exchange
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